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Strategy Analytics: Global Smartphone Revenues to Spike 13% in 2021

Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 9:03pm

b'According to the latest research from Strategy Analytics, global smartphone wholesale revenues will increase +13% YoY in 2021 , the highest revenue growth in six years.

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  • b'According to the latest research from Strategy Analytics, global smartphone wholesale revenues will increase +13% YoY in 2021 , the highest revenue growth in six years.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210415006036/en/\nFigure 1: Global Smartphone Wholesale Revenue Growth YoY (Graphic: Business Wire)\nBoris Metodiev , Associate Director at Strategy Analytics, said, \xe2\x80\x9cAlthough global smartphone wholesale revenues decreased -5% YoY in 2020, as a result of the global coronavirus pandemic, we expect them to rebound strongly +13% in 2021 and continue to rise in the following years.
  • A downside risk remains in terms of volumes and value in India and Brazil which are suffering through significant surges in COVID-19 currently.
  • With domain expertise in smart devices, connected cars, intelligent home, service providers, IoT, strategic components and media, Strategy Analytics can develop a solution to meet your specific planning need.

CyberLink Launches PowerDVD 21, Redefining the Best-in-Class Media and Home Theater Experience Across Devices

Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 2:00pm

An integrated and easy-to-use media manager automatically organizes the entire library of photos, videos, music, as well as Blu-ray and DVD movies, making PowerDVD a component essential to any home theater media center.\nOffering a cross-device media experience has never been more essential.

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  • An integrated and easy-to-use media manager automatically organizes the entire library of photos, videos, music, as well as Blu-ray and DVD movies, making PowerDVD a component essential to any home theater media center.\nOffering a cross-device media experience has never been more essential.
  • PowerDVD 21 has integrated and optimized the entire mobile experience to meet these changing video viewing habits.
  • By syncing with CyberLink Cloud, PowerDVD 21 offers a complete cross-device, home theater experience where users can pause media on one device and continue watching on other PCs or smartphones right where they left off.
  • Furthermore, with TrueTheater\xc2\xae Enhancements, PowerPlayer365 can provide users with a cinema-level home theater experience for all their movies and content.\n'

Health Reference eLibrary Collection 2021: Access to All Current and Future Health Publications, Including the Health Reference Series and Teen Health Series - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - 2:29pm

b'The "Health Reference Library - eBook Collection" database has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com\'s offering.\nIt provides ongoing access to all current and future health publications, including the Health Reference Series and Teen Health Series collections along with other health and special edition titles.

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  • b'The "Health Reference Library - eBook Collection" database has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com\'s offering.\nIt provides ongoing access to all current and future health publications, including the Health Reference Series and Teen Health Series collections along with other health and special edition titles.
  • The subscription also includes one print copy of each title published during the subscription period, approximately 18 titles a year.\nDesigned for individuals with no specific medical knowledge, these easy-to-use and authoritative sources provide basic medical information for patients, families, caregivers, and the general public.
  • Users will find the volumes to be excellent resources for reference, research, and personal information.\npulls together a wide variety of articles from authoritative sources to inform and educate readers about a medical condition, disease or disorder\nHealth Reference Library allows users to access these valuable resources however and whenever they want on multiple devices including tablets and smartphones.\nNatural Language Search engine that allows users to search in and across volumes and to take advantage of the suggested searches provided to them based on their own search terms.\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210414005528/en/\n'

Call of Duty: Mobile World Championship Tournament Is Back – More Than $2 Million in Prizes Up For Grabs!

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - 5:30pm

b"Activision today announced the return of the Call of Duty\xc2\xae: Mobile World Championship.

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  • b"Activision today announced the return of the Call of Duty\xc2\xae: Mobile World Championship.
  • Sony\xe2\x80\x99s newest flagship smartphone, Xperia 1 III, will be the official mobile device of the World Championship and will provide an 120FPS gaming experience*.
  • Eligible players can compete for a spot at the World Championship Finals via in-game competition in select regions and also via other tournaments (detail forthcoming).
  • Call of Duty: Mobile is developed by Tencent Game\xe2\x80\x99s award-winning TiMi Studios and published by Activision (NASDAQ: ATVI).\nCall of Duty: Mobile is free-to-play on Android and iOS devices.

Juniper Research: Facial Recognition for Payments Authentication to Be Used by Over 1.4 Billion People Globally by 2025

Monday, April 12, 2021 - 7:00am

b'A new study from Juniper Research has found the number of users of software-based facial recognition to secure payments will exceed 1.4 billion globally by 2025, from just 671 million in 2020.

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  • b'A new study from Juniper Research has found the number of users of software-based facial recognition to secure payments will exceed 1.4 billion globally by 2025, from just 671 million in 2020.
  • This rapid growth of 120% demonstrates how widespread facial recognition has become; fuelled by its low barriers to entry, a front-facing camera and appropriate software.
  • This compares favourably to hardware-based facial recognition, with just 17% of biometrically equipped smartphones featuring these capabilities in 2025.\nResearch co-author Susan Morrow explains: \xe2\x80\x98Hardware-based facial recognition is growing, but the ability to carry out facial recognition via software is limiting its adoption rate.
  • The report identified that, at present, voice recognition is mostly used in banking, and will struggle to grow beyond this, due to concerns around robustness.

StorageMart Transforms Vacant Building into New Store in Key Market

Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 4:39pm

With the app installed on a smartphone, the gate automatically opens as the customer approaches - no need to punch in a key code or physically touch an access panel.\n"The Kansas City market plays an important role in our strategic growth plan.

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  • With the app installed on a smartphone, the gate automatically opens as the customer approaches - no need to punch in a key code or physically touch an access panel.\n"The Kansas City market plays an important role in our strategic growth plan.
  • That\'s why we\'re excited to expand our presence in this vibrant community and bring new innovations to the self storage experience."
  • Through the "Store it Forward\'\' charitable giving program, StorageMart gives back to the many communities it calls home.
  • In recent years, the company donated more than half a million dollars to charities, in addition to donating storage space to charitable organizations throughout the US, UK, and Canada.

Global App Store (Android, iOS, Others) Markets Report 2021: Market was Valued at $136.18 Billion in 2020 - Forecast to 2026

Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 4:15pm

b'DUBLIN, April 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Global App Store Market - Analysis By Operating System (Android, iOS, Others), Application, By Region, By Country (2021 Edition): Market Insights, Covid-19 Impact, Competition and Forecast (2021-2026)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com\'s offering.\nThe Global App Store Market, valued at USD 136.18 Billion in the year 2020\nThe market has been witnessing unprecedented growth in the last few years on the back of increasing number of smartphone and tablet users, increasing demand of wearable devices is one of the major reasons behind the increasing app store market globally.

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  • b'DUBLIN, April 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Global App Store Market - Analysis By Operating System (Android, iOS, Others), Application, By Region, By Country (2021 Edition): Market Insights, Covid-19 Impact, Competition and Forecast (2021-2026)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com\'s offering.\nThe Global App Store Market, valued at USD 136.18 Billion in the year 2020\nThe market has been witnessing unprecedented growth in the last few years on the back of increasing number of smartphone and tablet users, increasing demand of wearable devices is one of the major reasons behind the increasing app store market globally.
  • Additionally, increasing internet penetration, increasing monetization of Apps will drive the App Store Market market value in the near future.\nAmong the Operating System in the App Store Market (Android, iOS, Others), Android is large segment globally and is expected to grow steadily in the forecast period.
  • The high number of android mobile users especially among developing countries will drive the market.\nAmong the Application of the App Store Market (Gaming, Music and Entertainment, Travel and Lifestyle, Business and Utility Apps, Others), Gaming holds large share in market globally and is expected to keep growing in the forecast period.
  • It is one of the largest applications of App Store Market due to the high demand of mobile and computer games among youngsters as well as adults, the rising internet penetration will keep driving the market in future.\nThe APAC is expected to lead the global market throughout the forecasted period.

Smart Start Introduces Revolutionary FLEX as its Latest Ignition Interlock Device

Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 3:00pm

b'DALLAS, April 15, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Smart Start LLC today announced the launch of the innovative FLEX Ignition Interlock Device , a major leap forward in ease, convenience, and cost savings for users of in-car breathalyzers.

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  • b'DALLAS, April 15, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Smart Start LLC today announced the launch of the innovative FLEX Ignition Interlock Device , a major leap forward in ease, convenience, and cost savings for users of in-car breathalyzers.
  • NHTSA-certified FLEX utilizes Smart Start\'s revolutionary FLEX-Cal technology, featuring a groundbreaking fuel cell module that can easily be replaced.
  • This patented technology enables immediate contactless calibration of the FLEX Ignition Interlock Device (IID).\nThe handheld device, which is about the size of a smartphone, also has a sleek, stylish design with an intuitive interface.
  • "\nAn Ignition Interlock Device works by requiring a driver to blow into a mouthpiece to test their Breath Alcohol Concentration (BrAC) before they can start a vehicle.

Pacaso Launches App for Curated Second Home Shopping

Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 2:31pm

b'SAN FRANCISCO, April 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacaso , the company democratizing second home ownership, today announced the launch of a new Pacaso app that features a highly curated selection of stunning second homes in top destinations across the U.S.

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  • b'SAN FRANCISCO, April 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacaso , the company democratizing second home ownership, today announced the launch of a new Pacaso app that features a highly curated selection of stunning second homes in top destinations across the U.S.
  • The app, which is available for free download on iOS and Android -powered smartphones and tablets, is an app designed exclusively for aspiring second home buyers.
  • Previously the Pacaso app was only available to current Pacaso owners who used Pacaso\'s SmartStay technology to schedule and manage their Pacaso.
  • Owners can now toggle between the owner experience and the shopping experience within one universal app, allowing them to both manage their home stays and browse new listings.\n"Many people dream about second home ownership," said Pacaso CEO and Co-founder Austin Allison.

Global Mobile Apps Market- Industry Analysis, Market Trends, Market Growth, Opportunities and Forecast 2025

Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 8:00am

b'The mobile apps market is poised to grow by $ 653.91 billionduring 2021-2025, progressing at a CAGR ofalmost 21% during the forecast period.\nView our Exclusive report on Market scenarios, Estimates, the impact of lockdown, and Customer Behaviour.\nThe report on the mobile apps market provides a holistic update, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis.\nThe report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current global market scenario and the overall market environment.

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  • b'The mobile apps market is poised to grow by $ 653.91 billionduring 2021-2025, progressing at a CAGR ofalmost 21% during the forecast period.\nView our Exclusive report on Market scenarios, Estimates, the impact of lockdown, and Customer Behaviour.\nThe report on the mobile apps market provides a holistic update, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis.\nThe report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current global market scenario and the overall market environment.
  • The market is driven by the growing penetration of smartphones, increasing focus on AR apps, and the growing m-commerce industry.\nThe mobile apps market analysis includes the application segmentand geographiclandscape.
  • This study identifies the increasing number of mobile apps for IoT devices, adoption of chatbots in mobile apps, development of hybrid mobile apps as one of the prime reasons driving the mobile apps market growth during the next few years.\nThis report presents a detailed picture of the market by the way of study, synthesis, and summation of data from multiple sources by an analysis of key parameters.\nThe mobile apps market covers the following areas:\n'